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Why am I not surprised…

This from Roll Call newspaper, an article about U.S. Rep. Charlie Bass from NH. It is not encouraging: "Environmental issues, including limiting carbon emissions, are among his priorities, Bass said. In the tradition of moderate New England Republicans, he previously sponsored a cap-and-trade effort, but he blamed Democrats for recently pushing a bill that he …

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Public Service Is About Trust

I’d just assume have a root canal without pain killer as suffer through an editorial by Carol Shea-Porter, but sometimes you have to take one for the team. So with the dedication of Roland I immersed myself in the last rights editorial of the soon to be former congresswoman from New Hampshire’s first district, which is ironically titled, ‘Public Service is about trust.’

Another New Hampshire Myth Busted!

Thirty nine democrats voted with republicans to hold off the adjournment, but the vote fell short, leaving the tax hikes on the books as the House leaves to defend two years of excessive spending, massive debt, the democrats unpopular health care plan, the failure to utilize Pay-Go as promised, the inability to even try and form a budget, repeated ethical lapses by liberal law makers, and a host of other ills that have driven their approval rating to historical lows.

Lack Of Enthusiasm Ray? Well How About Carol Seiu-Porter..

The incumbent democrat, Carol SEIU-Porter, has no supporters out front at 7am, none on the side, nor anywhere else until after 8:20 when one of her staffers shows up (the debate is set for 9 am) and discovers that not one person is there to support Carol. A few frantic cell phone calls later and they manage to wrangle 5, maybe 6 people to come and hold a sign in support of Carol–of course the only car with CSP totems in it had a New York State license plate on it.

NH 9-12 Liberty Picnic – General John Stark Birthday Bash – Report Part 7: US Candidates

As I have been posting, Aug 21 was a picnic held by the Rochester and Dover 9-12 groups where a number of folks had the opportunity to speak and I’ve finally been putting them out. Not expected to show up, but they did, were two candidates for the US Congress in New Hampshire’s First Congressional …

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What About Bob?

Congressional Candidate Bob Bestani is what you might call a well-connected ruling class insider.  He has spent years as part of the evil international banking community and he is proud of his work for the Asian Development Bank (ADB).  According to his Campaign site Bio Until May of 2008, Bob served as the Director General …

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Blame Congress

As we consider the economic and political situation some folks are clinging to the ‘Blame Bush’ rhetoric while others are focusing on blaming Obama.  While there is blame aplenty in varying amounts, the one consistent factor they share is the one we have the best opportunity to resove in November. They Both shared a democrat …

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